Cruisin’

I have a confession… I have never been… on.. a.. CRUISE!!! I mean, I’ve said the hour from Calais to Dover, I’ve booze-cruised around Port Phillip Bay for an evening, I’ve whale watched off the eastern coast of Australia, I’ve even been on a fishing dingy with my Dad. But a real, multiple nights, exploring…

Themed Travel

I came across an article this morning on Ice Cream Factory tours. It reminded me of touring I used to do in Australia, trekking around the hills discovering wineries and cheese factories. It added that extra element of fun to focus our adventures to a theme, to compare offerings across cities, state…. ok lets face…

A perfect moment in Turkey..

I escaped my cubicle in Australia for the greener pastures of Europe for a few months… As I snapped this picture I was….. sunk into a teal green beanbag, smoking melon hookah, listening to prayer time chanting from the mosque, nibbling on fresh red strawberries sprinkled with sugar and sipping at turkish apple tea. In…

The Golden Deserts of Dubai

The second you land in Dubai, you know you are in the desert. Yeah so you may be in one of the most fancy-pants airports on the planet, and you may drive by some of the most shiny monstrosities of silver steel and blue glass known to man, but the inmistakable dry heat haze, the sand and…

The Rainbow of India

I always got odd looks from people when I said I wanted to visit India for the colour, but it really was what drew me there. Hinduism with all its colour and stories, and India, not only for my girly love of bling shopping but of course the magenta saris, red turbans and bright yellow…